Operation Safe Driver Week

Heads-up! Operation Safe Driver Week Is July 15-21

Heads-up! Operation Safe Driver Week Is July 15-21 Just a heads-up to our friends in trucking: for the entirety of next week, July 15th – 21st, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) is holding Operation Safe Driver Week to help improve the safety of America’s roadways and work towards the goal of zero vehicle-related deaths. […]

CVSA Roadcheck Inspection

Essential tips to prepare for CVSA Roadcheck

On June 5-7th, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) is holding its annual 37-point roadcheck inspections. In 2017 during this 72-hour period, more than 62,000 inspections took place to identify violating trucks, trailers, and drivers to place them out of service. 23 percent of inspected vehicles and 4.2 percent of drivers were placed out of service […]

Holiday Cargo Theft Trends & 14 Security Tips

Thanksgiving Holiday Cargo Theft Trends Infographic and Security Tips

Thanksgiving weekend is historically prone to heightened cargo security risks. Don’t miss this handy holiday cargo theft trends infographic from CargoNet that outlines current trends, security tips, and best practices to keep your cargo safe! Click Here to download Thanksgiving Cargo Theft Trends Infographic and Security Tips   Please contact AFN with additional questions at […]

Fuel Tank

Potential Impacts of the California Diesel Tax Increase

A recently passed piece of legislation which raises diesel fuel taxes is going into effect tomorrow in California. What impact will it have on carriers and shippers? As of November, 1, 2017, the California Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017 imposes these increases within the State: The excise tax for diesel fuel increases 20 […]

Labor Day Cargo Theft Infographic

Labor Day Weekend Cargo Theft Trends and Security Tips

Over the last 5 years, CargoNet has seen an increase in reported cargo thefts over the Labor Day Weekend. Learn more about cargo theft and security efforts YOU can put into place to keep your cargo safe with this handy infographic.  

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